Saturday, January 30th, 7pm at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
Zoran Dukic is one of the most prominent guitarists of the new generation. He was born in 1969 in Zagreb, Croatia where he started to play the guitar at the age of six.Zoran Dukić has been a featured soloist in more then 30 countries on five continents in the most important concert halls such as: Het Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Teatre de la Monnaie in Brussels, Maison de Radio France in Paris, The National Art Gallery in Ottawa, the Luis Angel Arango hall in Bogota and the Çemal Resit Rey in Istanbul. Zoran will give a masterclass at the California Conservatory on Sunday, January 31st.
Saturday, March 5th, 7pm at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
Brazilian guitarist Josinaldo Costa, a recipient of the Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the prestigious Eastman School of Music, also holds a Bachelor’s degree from the Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (Brazil) and a Master’s degree from the University of Akron, where he studied with Mauro Maibrada and Stephen Aron. Josinaldo will give a masterclass at the California Conservatory of Guitar on Sunday, March 6th.
Saturday, May 7th, 7pm at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
Proclaimed by Classical Guitar as “thoughtful” and praised by The Honolulu Advertiser as “delightful,” Ian O’Sullivan is a classically-trained guitarist and composer from the North Shore of O’ahu. Well-versed in Hawaiian slack-key guitar and the ‘ukulele, in addition to the Western classical repertoire, Ian has performed at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall, New York Guitar Society, New England Guitar Society, Hawaii Public Radio Atherton Studios, Hawaii Opera Theater, and the Orvis Auditorium at the University of Hawaii. Ian will give a masterclass at the California Conservatory of Guitar on Sunday, May 8th.
Saturday, June, 18th 7pm @ St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
Raphaella Smits plays worldwide in her unique way eight-string guitars and historical instruments. Solo recitals as well as performances in duo with the most distinguished colleagues. Besides that stage-work she has made 20 albums, many of them being listed as indispensable to refined music lovers. Raphaella will give a masterclass at the California Conservatory on Sunday, June 19th.